Hornets vs. Nets
Time Warner Cable Arena, 7 p.m.
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G, K. Walker
G, D. Williams
G, G. Henderson
G, M. Brown
F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist-
F, J. Johnson
F, T. Young
C, A. Jefferson
C, B. Lopez
Matchup to Watch
Deron Williams vs. Kemba Walker: Williams has had some huge games against the Hornets in the past, but this has not been a vintage season for him.
▪ Winner of this game clinches a tiebreaker over the other in the close race for one of the last two playoff spots in the Eastern Conference.
▪ The Hornets come home after a five-game road trip to make way for the NCAA tournament.at Time Warner Cable Arena. But this is still a hectic time. Sunday in Minneapolis started a span of five games in seven nights.
▪ The Hornets have been without power forward Cody Zeller the last two games due to a sprained shoulder. They list him as doubtful for tonight.
▪ Hornets center Al Jefferson missed most of the second half of Monday’s loss to the Chicago Bulls with a sore knee. He’s listed as probable.
Did you know?
The Nets have one of the top benches in the NBA. Since the All-Star break Brooklyn’s reserves avcerage 45 points per game.